Yakima Valley School

Detailed report on the nursing home located in Selah, Washington (WA).

Yakima Valley School is a large, government run, nursing home with 160 beds based at 609 Speyers Road in Selah, WA. The facility has 107 residents indicating 67% of its beds are occupied, which is below average within this state. The provider participates in the medicaid program and provides family counseling services. The home is not located in a hospital or continuing care retirement community and is fully sprinklered.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is more likely for long-stay residents to be physically restrained at Yakima Valley School.

When compared to other nursing homes in the state, it is less likely for long-stay residents to be given a pneumococcal vaccination, long-stay residents to need help with daily activities to increase, long-stay residents to have moderate to severe pain, high-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, low-risk long-stay residents to have pressure sores, long-stay residents to be more depressed or anxious, long-stay residents to have catheter inserted and left, long-stay residents to spend most of their time in bed, long-stay residents to have their ability to move around their room get worse, long-stay residents to have a urinary tract infection, and long-stay residents to lose too much weight.

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Ownership Type

Government - State

Multiple Ownership

Yes

Address

609 Speyers Road
Selah, WA 98942

Phone Number

(509) 698-1300

Geographic Coordinates

46.658759, -120.537834
* The accuracy of these coordinates is at a address level.

Programs Accepted

Medicaid

Counseling Available

Family

Sprinkler System

The amount of the facility that is sprinklered. All fire code regulations at different locations must be met.

Fully Sprinklered
Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate Better than National Rate

Beds

The total number of beds the facility operates. Each resident is assigned to a single bed.

This Provider This Provider
160
Selah Average
100
Yakima County Average
86
Washington Average
92
United States Average
106

Beds Occupied

The percentage of total beds that are occupied by residents.

This Provider This Provider
67.00%
Selah
82.00%
Yakima County
87.50%
Washington
85.83%
United States
84.18%

Residents

The total number of residents residing at the facility.

This Provider This Provider
107
Selah Average
73
Yakima County Average
74
Washington Average
79
United States Average
90

Located in a Hospital

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a hospital.

This Provider This Provider
No
Selah
0 (0.00%)
Yakima County
0 (0.00%)
Washington
17 (7.02%)
United States
1,271 (8.03%)

Located in a CCRC

Status

Indicates whether the facility is located within a continuing care retirement community.

This Provider This Provider
No
Selah
0 (0.00%)
Yakima County
0 (0.00%)
Washington
24 (9.92%)
United States
1,255 (7.93%)

Recent Surveys

  • 08/20/2007 - Health Survey
  • 08/20/2007 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 08/02/2006 - Health Survey
  • 08/01/2006 - Fire Safety Survey
  • 06/30/2005 - Health Survey
  • 06/29/2005 - Fire Safety Survey

Quality Measures

Charts

Long-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

This Provider This Provider
80.00%
Selah
87.50%
Yakima County
90.07%
Washington
84.29%
United States
86.01%

Long-Stay Residents Whose Need for Help With Daily Activities Has Increased

The percentage of long-stay residents whose need for help with daily activities has increased.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Selah
11.50%
Yakima County
15.14%
Washington
14.51%
United States
16.08%

High-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of high-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
4.00%
Selah
4.00%
Yakima County
12.00%
Washington
11.47%
United States
12.83%

Long-Stay Residents Who Were Physically Restrained

The percentage of long-stay residents who were physically restrained.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Selah
4.50%
Yakima County
1.86%
Washington
2.62%
United States
5.63%

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Control of Their Bowels

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who lose control of their bowels or bladder.

Note:

Not Available - The number of residents is too small to report. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Who Spend Most of Their Time in Bed

The percentage of long-stay residents who spend most of their time in bed or in a chair.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Selah
1.50%
Yakima County
3.64%
Washington
5.42%
United States
4.39%

Long-Stay Residents With a Urinary Tract Infection

The percentage of long-stay residents with a urinary tract infection.

This Provider This Provider
2.00%
Selah
4.00%
Yakima County
13.00%
Washington
11.40%
United States
8.83%

Short-Stay Residents Given Influenza Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents given influenza vaccination during the flu season.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents With Delirium

The percentage of short-stay residents with delirium.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents With Pressure Sores

The percentage of short-stay residents with pressure sores.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Long-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of long-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

This Provider This Provider
59.00%
Selah
77.00%
Yakima County
91.57%
Washington
79.86%
United States
79.81%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of long-stay residents who have moderate to severe pain.

This Provider This Provider
2.00%
Selah
5.50%
Yakima County
6.36%
Washington
6.57%
United States
4.53%

Low-Risk Long-Stay Residents Who Have Pressure Sores

The percentage of low-risk long-stay residents who have pressure sores.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Selah
0.00%
Yakima County
0.00%
Washington
2.49%
United States
2.33%

Long-Stay Residents Who are More Depressed or Anxious

The percentage of long-stay residents who are more depressed or anxious.

This Provider This Provider
2.00%
Selah
7.50%
Yakima County
18.71%
Washington
20.47%
United States
14.45%

Long-Stay Residents Who Have Catheter Inserted and Left

The percentage of long-stay residents who have/had a catheter inserted and left in their bladder.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Selah
3.50%
Yakima County
7.79%
Washington
8.34%
United States
5.89%

Long-Stay Residents Whose Ability to Move Around Their Room Got Worse

The percentage of long-stay residents whose ability to move about in and around their room got worse.

This Provider This Provider
0.00%
Selah
0.00%
Yakima County
14.08%
Washington
12.92%
United States
13.04%

Long-Stay Residents Who Lose Too Much Weight

The percentage of long-stay residents who lose too much weight.

This Provider This Provider
6.00%
Selah
9.00%
Yakima County
10.57%
Washington
9.82%
United States
9.09%

Short-Stay Residents Given Pneumococcal Vaccination

The percentage of short-stay residents who were assessed and given pneumococcal vaccination.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Short-Stay Residents Who Had Moderate to Severe Pain

The percentage of short-stay residents who had moderate to severe pain.

Note:

Not Available - The data for this measure is missing. Call the facility to discuss this quality measure.

Deficiencies

09/04/2007 - Resident Assessment

09/04/2007 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Screen residents when they are first admitted to send them to an area with special care for people with developmental disabilities or mental illness, if needed.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
09/04/2007
Date Fixed:
10/26/2007

06/27/2007 - Quality Care

06/27/2007 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Properly care for residents needing special services, including: injections, colostomy, ureostomy, ileostomy, tracheostomy care, tracheal suctioning, respiratory care, foot care, and prostheses.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/27/2007
Date Fixed:
07/20/2007

04/26/2007 - Mistreatment

04/26/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
1) Hire only people who have no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
04/26/2007
Date Fixed:
05/25/2007

04/26/2007 - Mistreatment

04/26/2007 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect each resident from all abuse, physical punishment, and being separated from others.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
04/26/2007
Date Fixed:
05/25/2007

03/13/2007 - Resident Rights

03/13/2007 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Immediately tell the resident, doctor, and a family member if: the resident is injured, there is a major change in resident's physical/mental health, there is a need to alter treatment significantly, or the resident must be transferred or discharged.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
03/13/2007
Date Fixed:
04/26/2007

11/20/2006 - Mistreatment

11/20/2006 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/20/2006
Date Fixed:
01/04/2007

11/20/2006 - Resident Rights

11/20/2006 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Provide care in a way that keeps or builds each resident's dignity and self respect.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/20/2006
Date Fixed:
01/04/2007

11/20/2006 - Resident Assessment

11/20/2006 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Develop a complete care plan that meets all of a resident's needs, with timetables and actions that can be measured.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
11/20/2006
Date Fixed:
01/04/2007

08/01/2006 - Furnishings and Decorations

08/01/2006 - Furnishings and Decorations
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Furnishings and Decorations
Issue:
exits that are free from obstructions and can be used at all times.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/01/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

08/01/2006 - Miscellaneous

08/01/2006 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/01/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

08/01/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors

08/01/2006 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/01/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

08/01/2006 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills

08/01/2006 - Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Emergency Plans and Fire Drills
Issue:
did not have a written emergency evacuation plan.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/01/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

08/01/2006 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control

08/01/2006 - Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Smoke Compartmentation and Control
Issue:
smoke barrier doors that can resist smoke for at least 20 minutes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/01/2006
Date Fixed:
09/11/2006

05/04/2006 - Quality Care

05/04/2006 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that follow each resident's written care plan.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/04/2006
Date Fixed:
06/14/2006

06/29/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors

06/29/2005 - Corridor Walls and Doors
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Corridor Walls and Doors
Issue:
corridor and hallway doors that block smoke.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/29/2005
Date Fixed:
08/10/2005

06/29/2005 - Miscellaneous

06/29/2005 - Miscellaneous
Type:
Fire Safety
Category:
Miscellaneous
Issue:
fire safety features required by current fire safety codes.
Found Via:
Survey
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
06/29/2005
Date Fixed:
08/10/2005

05/23/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/23/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Have drugs and other similar products available, which are needed every day and in emergencies, and give them out properly.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/23/2005
Date Fixed:
06/26/2005

05/23/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/23/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
At least once a month, have a licensed pharmacist check the drugs that each resident takes.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/23/2005
Date Fixed:
06/26/2005

05/23/2005 - Pharmacy Service

05/23/2005 - Pharmacy Service
Type:
Health
Category:
Pharmacy Service
Issue:
Properly mark drugs and other similar products.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Pattern
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
05/23/2005
Date Fixed:
06/26/2005

01/14/2005 - Mistreatment

01/14/2005 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Protect residents from mistreatment, neglect, and/or theft of personal property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
01/14/2005
Date Fixed:
02/28/2005

08/16/2004 - Resident Rights

08/16/2004 - Resident Rights
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Rights
Issue:
Immediately tell the resident, doctor, and a family member if: the resident is injured, there is a major change in resident's physical/mental health, there is a need to alter treatment significantly, or the resident must be transferred or discharged.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/16/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

08/16/2004 - Mistreatment

08/16/2004 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
1) Hire only people who have no legal history of abusing, neglecting or mistreating residents; or 2) report and investigate any acts or reports of abuse, neglect or mistreatment of residents.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/16/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

08/16/2004 - Mistreatment

08/16/2004 - Mistreatment
Type:
Health
Category:
Mistreatment
Issue:
Write and use policies that forbid mistreatment, neglect and abuse of residents and theft of residents' property.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/16/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

08/16/2004 - Quality Care

08/16/2004 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
08/16/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

08/05/2004 - Resident Assessment

08/05/2004 - Resident Assessment
Type:
Health
Category:
Resident Assessment
Issue:
Screen residents when they are first admitted to send them to an area with special care for people with developmental disabilities or mental illness, if needed.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Minimal harm or potential for actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

08/05/2004 - Quality Care

08/05/2004 - Quality Care
Type:
Health
Category:
Quality Care
Issue:
Give professional services that meet a professional standard of quality.
Found Via:
Complaint
Scope:
Isolated
Level of Harm:
Actual harm
Date Found:
08/05/2004
Date Fixed:
09/17/2004

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Last Modified

Monday, July 21, 2008 2:46 PM MST

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Note: There are a total of 11 homes within 25 miles of this provider.

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Selah at a Glance

Selah has a total population of 6,310, of which 1,999 are children under the age of 18 and 551 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 31.3.

Total Population:
6,310
Median Age:
31.3
Males:
3,093 (49.0%)
Female:
3,217 (51.0%)
Children (0-17):
1,999 (31.7%)
Adults (18-64):
3,760 (59.6%)
Seniors (65+):
551 (8.7%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Selah
Married:
2,876 (45.6%)
Divorced:
637 (10.1%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Selah
Hispanic Ethnicity:
697 (11.05%)
White:
5,579 (88.42%)
African American:
38 (0.60%)
Asian:
52 (0.82%)
Pacific Islander:
5 (0.08%)
Indian:
77 (1.22%)
Other:
404 (6.40%)
Two or More:
155 (2.46%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Selah

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.30, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.30 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
0
Doctors:
34
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
0
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
2
Rehab Centers:
0

Wealth

The median family income is $49,477 while the median household income is $42,386. Roughly 10.30% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$49,477
Household Income:
$42,386
In Poverty:
10.30%

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